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Astana

Astana: Samruks and Snow

Jiddu Krishnamurti “One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known…

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Kazakhstan Cycling

Kazakhstan Part One: A Steppe Closer

Cesare Pavese “Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight…

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Caspian Sea Crossing

Crossing the Caspian

Billy Chapata “Don’t be afraid of new beginnings. Don’t shy away from new people, new…

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Transcaucasia

Bittersweet Joys

Earl Nightingale “All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to…

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End of the Beginning

Christopher McCandless "The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences and hence…

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Round the World Cycle

Unknown Beginnings

Richard Burton "The gladdest moment in human life, me thinks, is a departure into unknown…

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Around the World Cycle

Simone de Beauvoir "To exist is to dare to throw oneself into the world" That…

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West Highland Way

West Highland Way

Robert Burns "Wherever I wander,  wherever I rove, The hills of the Highlands forever I…

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Seven Summits - Antarctica - Vinson

How to choose a book cover

Edwin Land “Politeness is the poison of collaboration” Writing In Search of Sisu was a…

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In Search of Sisu

In Search of Sisu Book Launch

Frank Sinatra “For what is a man, what has he got If not himself, then…

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In Search of Sisu - Reading

Why I Love Reading

Stephen King “Books are a uniquely portable magic.” I resented reading when I was a…

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Montblanc

Should I self-publish my book?

David Lynch "I believe in creative control. No matter what anyone makes, they should have…

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In Search of Sisu - Kickstarter

Top 10 Kickstarter Tips

Aristotle "There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be…

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In Search of Sisu - Kickstarter

In Search of Sisu Kickstarter Success!

Abraham Lincoln “You can please some of the people some of the time, all of…

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Bikes and Books

Bikes and Books

Arthur Conan Doyle “When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work…

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In Search of Sisu - Editing

How to edit a book

Tiffany Madison “While writing is like a joyful release, editing is a prison where the…

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Sisu

What is Sisu?

Emelia Lahti "You don’t see a silver lining but you jump into the storm anyway.”…

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Montblanc

Spirit of Exploration

"The star of Montblanc represents values that have true relevance in a world of change:…

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Montblanc

How to write your first book

Steve Jobs “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t…

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In Search of Sisu

Why I wrote In Search of Sisu

A book about an ambitious dream, adventure and overcoming adversity to become the youngest Briton to climb the Seven Summits.

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